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Andrew Wenum

Based in Chicago, IL

I'm an entrepreneur and architect for digital things. I've founded design schools, technology platforms, and services businesses. I spent last year building Uptake to 450+ people, including 200+ engineers, 40+ data scientists, and a 50+ product team, joining as the #3 employee and building the hottest startup of 2015 (Forbes). I founded GRP21 to deliver design, tech & innovation services.

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What students say

"when i was able to sync with Andrew, he provided valuable feedback on the practice of user experience/design. He was also helpful in providing feedback on how to look for and grow a design team of my own. As a product manager, this was very helpful for me"

- Chris Smart, UX: Interaction Design

Past Students

Brittany Wiczek

San Diego, CA

Randall Cloud

Centerville, UT

Taj Carson

Baltimore, MD

Chris Smart

Austin, Texas

Monica Moy

Chicago, IL